Sometimes marriage is hard and we must learn to fight alongside our spouse for the good of our marriage. D.A. Horton and his wife Elicia have learned important lessons about being on the same side of that struggle. D.A. joins Chris Brooks to explore the tension of two people becoming one. What are you fighting for in your marriage? Whether it is communication differences, sex, money, or the spiritual life of the home, join us to learn to fight for each other and for your marriage!
D. A. Horton currently serves as an Assistant Professor of Intercultural Studies at California Baptist University and pastor of Reach Fellowship, a church plant in Long Beach, CA. Prior to his current roles, he served as chief evangelist for the Urban Youth Workers Institute (UYWI); as a church planter/pastor in Kansas City, MO; as a national coordinator of urban student ministries at the North American Mission Board (NAMB); and as the executive director at ReachLife Ministries. He is currently working on his PhD in applied theology with a North American missions emphasis at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has authored seven books, including Bound to Be Free and InTensional
He is of Mexican-Choctaw heritage and he and his best friend, Elicia, have been married for 15 years. They have three children.
Chris Brooks is the Senior Pastor of Woodside Bible Church, a multisite congregation across the metro-Detroit area. Chris served for 20 years as the Senior Pastor of Evangel Ministries, a thriving 1600-member church in the heart of Detroit. He also served as the campus dean of Moody Theological Seminary in Plymouth, Michigan. A popular Detroit radio host since 2005, Chris is the author of Kingdom Dreaming and Urban Apologetics. He graduated from Michigan State University with a BA in Finance, completed his MA in Christian Apologetics at Biola University, and graduated from the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics. He is currently pursuing a DMin degree at Asbury Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Yodit, are the proud parents of 6 children, Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah, Sophia, and Christyana.